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Jimmy Monkey cafe & bar

$$ - $$$Cafe,
9 One-North Gateway One-North Residences | One North Residences, Singapore 138643, Singapore
+65 6777 8470
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  • Very good29%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
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“brunch” (9 reviews)
“poached eggs” (2 reviews)
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Cafe, Australian
$$ - $$$
9 One-North Gateway One-North Residences | One North Residences, Singapore 138643, Singapore
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Reviewed 17 May 2014 via mobile

Nestled deep in the forest,jimmy monkey never fails to.to deliver. Great slayer machine whipping a nice cuppa joe. Good decor. Courteous staff. Q pricey.

Thank G1ngerbreadman
Reviewed 8 May 2014

Jimmy Monkey is one of the best places for coffee in Singapore. The staff is very friendly and I like their the breakfast/lunch/brunch menu a lot. The 'hulk' is a must-try. This place is also worth the visit because of relaxed, urban atmosphere. If you...More

Thank Fleur D
Reviewed 30 April 2014 via mobile

This place has the best coffee in Singapore! It is owned by a charming owner from Melbourne, and run by some exceptional baristas. Great brunch menu too. Definitely worth a special trip..

2  Thank Jeswant B
Reviewed 21 April 2014

My husband and I attended Jimmy Monkey last Saturday for brunch with our 15 month daughter. We had a bit of a hard time locating it but what a hidden gem! We chose it based on reviews of having the "best coffee in Singapore"...fantastically the...More

2  Thank Aprilnerford
Reviewed 16 April 2014 via mobile

Loved this place the moment I walked in. Its quiet and cozy on weekdays. Decor and ambience is superb. Coffee is definitely one of the best I've had in Singapore. Staff are friendly and tries to go out of their way to accommodate requests. Only...More

2  Thank AG0330
Reviewed 13 April 2014 via mobile

We arrived with a group of 4 to have late breakfast. I ordered a plate with two semi-hard boiled eggs. After 30 minutes the plates arrived. Unfortunately my eggs were nearly fully rear, with nearly all egg white liquid. They apologized and I asked them...More

Thank J4701
jimmymonkey, Guest Relations Manager at Jimmy Monkey cafe & bar, responded to this reviewResponded 15 April 2014

Hi there, that is truly a disaster breakfast, there is no 2 ways about that. No matter where it is you go to spend your money, having that happen is unacceptable, especially when you decided to spend it with us. Having said that, we would...More

Reviewed 27 March 2014

The owner is passionate about coffee, and it is indeed, probably, the best coffee I ever had in Singapore. The food is unsophisticated, but really tasty! I had a steak sandwich, and I highly recommend that: worth every penny! However, the best part is the...More

Thank Dmitry M
Reviewed 1 March 2014

You have to give the owner credit, the PR he's doing is working, pity it stops there. How it got a mention in the Singapore Airline's magazine, I'll never know cause if it was in Melbourne, it would barely rate a mention. Average coffee, really...More

1  Thank timetotravel66
Reviewed 12 January 2014

I was a big fan of Jimmy Monkey when it opened. Very quirky, funky and the coffee was ohhhh sooooo gooooood. The food was great too! I went back a couple of days ago and was so so disappointed. There were more staff on the...More

1  Thank TDS1960
Reviewed 4 January 2014

Fantastic coffee, roasted in-house, especially when the Slayer machine is service. Very nice food at reasonable prices. The barristas and staff are all really cool. Nice quiet neighborhood setting and easy parking next door. We've been many times now and it is consistently perfect. Highly...More

Thank PeterandAdrienne
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$20
Cafe, Australian
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 One-North Gateway One-North Residences | One North Residences, Singapore 138643, Singapore
  • Location: Asia  >  Singapore  >  Singapore
  • Phone Number: +65 6777 8470
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Nestled in the lush greenery of one-north, built within historic old army barracks, Jimmy Monkey is certainly a gem sparkling in nature. The décor at jimmy monkey boasts of raw and deconstructed elegance. Exposed beams and brickwork of the old original army barracks against new age furniture and equipment set the atmosphere of rustic urbanization. The visual spectacle of coffee beans roasted, ground and made into a fresh cup of coffee can be observed at the Barista’s Bench, as trained baristas will pull shot after shot from the SlayerTM.Grab scrumptious brunch on the weekends, or lazy morning breakfasts in the weekdays. Delectable lunch and dinner served everyday too. Kick back, unwind, surf - all with your beverage of choice: coffee, tea, some wine and beer.
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